News: Wish Granted Records Hits Prime Time

Belle Jewel and Kindred Dead made their first prime time television appearances last night.   October 4, 2016 Last night, two acts associated with local indie label Wish Granted Records were featured on two major television networks. These two prime time appearances follow a strong showing from WGR’s hip-hop artist, T.Fitz,… Continue reading

News: Wish Granted Records Officially Launches This Week

After months of preparation and behind the scenes work, Wish Granted Records is finally making its official debut.   This Wednesday, Wish Granted Records is hosting its official launch party at Velour Live Music Gallery in downtown Provo. A startup founded by Grant Fry, Wish Granted Records has slowly been… Continue reading

News: Release Roundup – 5 Releases You Need to Hear

  Several music groups in the Provo/Orem area have all decided to release albums and singles this week. See what the local scene is putting out.   Westward The Tide There’s been a lot of hype surrounding Westward the Tide’s new EP, Microphone Heart. We covered the release of their… Continue reading

News: Bone Shack Open For Business

A collaboration between two successful Provo musicians, Bone Shack offers a comfortable recording environment and an impressive final product   Last week, Cat Leavy – one half of the darkwave/electronic duo New Shack – played to a sold out crowd at Velour Live Music Gallery. A gifted vocalist, Leavy’s delicate voice floats effortlessly… Continue reading

News: Wish Granted’s Michael Barrow to Perform Tonight

  Wish Granted’s Michael Barrow is slowly yet purposefully making his way into the Provo music scene   Wish Granted Records currently has three acts signed to its growing roster of local artists. Kindred Dead was the most recent act to sign with them, and Belle Jewel signed with them… Continue reading

News: Kindred Dead Signed to Wish Granted Records

Synth rock group Kindred Dead signs with local label.   Earlier this week, Wish Granted Records signed Provo synth rock group Kindred Dead. Kindred Dead is the third artist to be officially announced as part of the label behind Belle Jewel and Michael Barrow. Kindred Dead recently completed a mini tour… Continue reading

News: Shows This Week

Every show happening this week at every major venue in the Provo music scene.   Velour Live Music Gallery Things are getting busy this week for Velour. On Thursday, Cory Mon, Matt Lewis, Jeff Stone, and House of Lewis member Donnie Bonelli will perform as part of Velour’s 10th Anniversary Celebration. Joining them will… Continue reading

Review: Nowhere to Go but Up – Kindred Dead

Despite major lineup changes in the middle of the recording process, Kindred Dead’s Nowhere to Go but Up doesn’t disappoint.   The brainchild of lead singer Emmett Florence, Kindred Dead has slowly been building buzz over the past year. Originally playing under the name Stylo, they made their debut as Kindred Dead in January… Continue reading

News: Kindred Dead, Mojave Nomads, and Young North At Kilby Court

With all the buzz around Velour’s 10th Anniversary, it’s easy to miss other killer shows.   Velour Live Music Gallery has been busy the last few weeks. After completing renovations in preparation for a grueling and extensive schedule of high profile EP release, reunion, and all-star shows, their 10th Anniversary celebrations officially… Continue reading

News: The Ladells Rocked Battle of the Bands at Muse Music

  Local glam punk band The Ladells are named 2014’s Muse Battle of the Bands winners By Laurajane Blaser October 21, 2014 This past week Muse Music Cafe hosted their annual Battle of the Bands, and on Oct. 18th local punk band, The Ladells, walked away winners with one hundred dollars… Continue reading